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Group Chief Operation officer (Business support unit)

Cairo, Cairo Governorate, Egypt
October 25, 2018

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Hatem Aly BadrEldin

Address: Bldg.** Asmarat Hights Compound, Kattamiya, Cairo, Egypt

Contact:+2-012******** / 010********

Email Profile for: CFO/ SVP Finance/ General Manager/ GM Finance/ Regional Director/ Controller Snapshot: Highly qualified senior finance management professional with 30+ years of experience across diverse organizational domains. Currently functioning as Group Chief Financial Officer, seeking challenging Senior Executive assignments with a reputed organization

Core Competencies

Financial Management

Financial Reporting

Financial Controllership

Audit & Risk assessment

Budgeting, Financial Analysis

Financial Modeling

Strategic & Business Planning

ERP & System implementations

Coaching & Training

Experience Summary

Demonstrated ability in taking businesses to a pivotal position from conceptualization leading to consistent business growth. Skilled in improvement of Internal Controls & Financial Efficiency

Good knowledge of Financial & Management Accounting, Reporting, Treasury, Taxation, Audit, Obtaining statutory licenses & Commercial functions, Project Finance, working capital finance & Fund Management, Mergers and Acquisitions

Leading, mentoring & monitoring the performance of team members to ensure efficiency in process operations

&meeting of organizational goals

Creating and sustaining a dynamic environment that fosters development opportunities and motivates high performance amongst team members

Professional Details

Falcon Trust Group, Cairo -Egypt

Security Services, Money Transfers & Commercial Agencies Group Chief Operation Officer May 2015– Present


Spearhead day to day operations of the organization in compliance to organizational policies/ procedures and strategic regulations

Involved in definition of financial strategies, Budgets and forecasts. Update the CEO on financial health of the organization through various status reports and qualitative presentations

Evaluate trends/ opportunities to ascertain potential for expansion Collaborate with various support teams in management & the corporation road map to growth.

- Overseeing the company SWOT analysis & proposing remedial solutions.

MAXIM Holding Group, Cairo - Egypt

Construction & Real estate development, Hospitality & Financial Services Group Chief Financial Officer Jan 2014– April 2015 Responsibilities

Involved in restructuring of the finance team aligned to specific business and corporate requirements

Prepare/ ensure compliance to budgets and business plans; identify and implement best financing alternatives aimed at maintenance of organizational bottom lines

Spearhead day to day financial operations of the organization in compliance to organizational policies/ procedures and strategic regulations

Involved in definition of financial strategies, plans and forecasts. Update the CEO on financial health of the organization through various status reports and qualitative presentations

Evaluate trends/ opportunities to ascertain potential for expansion

Optimize business performance through mapping and implementation of ERP systems

Collaborate with various support teams in management of mergers & acquisitions, divestment post approval of the board. Develop finance model aligned to holding matrix 2

ASEC Automation, Cairo –Egypt

Cement Mills Automation Systems, Mills Construction Chief Financial Officer Jun 2013 – Jan 2014


Managed day to day financial aspects of the organization aimed at maintenance of profitability targets

Collaborated with the CEO in defining financial plans, forecasts and evaluation of financial results

Ensured maintenance of organizational bottom lines through management of cash flow, operational cash receipts and COGS

Prepared/ ensured compliance to organizational budgets including management of tax and audit functions

Drafted/ presented various status reports to the senior leadership team and other stakeholders to enable effective decision making

Evaluated effects of FOREX on operation of ongoing projects

Coordinated activities related to incorporation of financial solutions to external branches Thimar Holding Investments & subsidiaries, Badr City-Egypt Kuwaiti Investment Corp.

Real estate developments, Industrial, Hospitality, Trading Group Chief Financial Officer Jun 2010 – Jul 2011


Defined and implemented financial strategies of the organization as Board Member in the subsidiary and holding company

Presided over steering committee meetings with head of departments in monitoring progress and removal of potential performance bottlenecks

Involved in setting up of organizational structure followed by assignment of personnel

Managed day to day operations related to finance, costing & accounting, general administration, human resources, IT, regulatory affairs, planning, reporting and supply chain

Assessed value addition of business development functions and supporting software to business operations

Rendered consultancy to owners on new investments/ divestments on holding corporate level through submission of relevant business plans

Participated in negotiation of banking deals related to best banking & insurance offers

Coordinated divestment activities of the organization Relantex for Touristic Villages, Cairo - Egypt

Real estate Investments – Sinai Golf Hights

General Manager May 2009 – Oct 2009


Enhanced corporate identity of the organization through development of internal by-laws, policies and procedures

Implemented code of governance on sub-developers working across project sites

Coordinated activities related to restructuring of the organization aimed at global optimization

Managed day to day activities related to finance & accounting, general administration, human resources, marketing

&sales, regulatory affairs &reporting, risk management and MIS

Worked as main point of contact with authorities and ensured compliance to Egyptian rules requirements & legislations

Spearheaded ad-hoc projects at group level and evaluated business developments proposals

Functioned as General Manager for another real estate sister company involved in development of residential compounds & administration buildings

Polaris Int’l. .Industrial Parks, Giza - Egypt

Industrial & Real estate Investments

Chief Financial Officer Feb 2008 – Apr 2009


Managed day to day financial operations of the organization and finalized business plans in coordination with Board of Directors

Ensuredcompliance to external/ internal audits including implementation of internal controls over various business processes


Evaluated major financial terms of contracts and agreements in coordination with the Corporate Legal Consultant & Project Manager

Involved in management/ processing of contractors & project management IPRs

Defined/ presented strategic plans related to cash flow projections post updateof marketing plans and positions Taylor Nelsen Sofres– TNS Heliopolis, Cairo - Egypt World Leading Market Research organization

Regional Financial Controller – Egypt& North Africa Reporting to the regional headquarters @ Dubai

Sep 2005 – Jan 2008


Worked as member of North Africa Executive Management Committee involved in management of North Africa finance

Managed accounts functions like financial analysis/ reporting, treasury, payroll activities

Collaborated with SBU heads in rendering accurate information on company activities to enable the management in effective decision making

Liaised with MD and RFD in finalizing/ updating business plans process

Rendered consultancy to the MD in defining and implementing financial procedures for the organization

Interacted with Corporate Legal Consultant in evaluation of major terms of contracts and agreements

Developed unified reporting systems and procedures for the organization

Involved in implementation of international best practices, ethical standards/ financial governance, reporting and procedures to enhance organizational image

AlOthman Agri & Prod; Nada Dairy, Alkhobar, KSA

Financial Controller Feb 2004 – Aug 2005


Led a finance team of 25 members in monitoring and evaluation of monthly financials

Involved in preparation of budgets, forecasts and business plans including management of cash flow, bank relations based on organizational business requirements

Managed FOREX agreements, working capital efficiency, credit limits & ageing

Convened periodic comprehensive meetings with other department heads in evaluation of latest market position and financial health of the organization

Maintained updated costing systems & procedures

Ensured financial accounting of day to day issues within KSA branches and GCC bureaus Orascom Telecom Holding, Giza - Egypt

GSM Services Controller

(Including erection of base stations)

May 2002 – Jan 2004


Worked on accomplishment of financial objectives across six sub-holding subsidiaries

Designed presentations for business review committees, highlighting achievements, presentation of justifications and implementation of preventive actions

Participated in IPO process issued by performing business plans & analysis (NPV & DCF & IRR)

Worked on launching budgets for the new media channels & production (Nahrein, OTV...etc.) Preceding Assignments

Egyptian International Motors Group, Cairo- Egypt Corporate Planning & Budgeting Manager Jan 1999 – Apr 2002

International Company for Touristic Investments, (5* Hotel construction) - Egypt Financial Manager Oct 1994 – Dec 1998

Arab International Bank – The Unique Offshore Bank, Egypt Executive & Control Officer Capital Markets Division

Jan1991 – Sep 1994

Arthur Andersen Mostafa Shawki & Co. Senior Auditor Jul 1985 – Dec 1990 Other Assignments

Feb. 2009 & ongoing: Part time Instructor for:

o Egyptian Banking Institution (The training arm of Central Bank of Egypt) o Teaching financial management & strategic planning courses to bank's & corporate employees

Aug 2011 to date: Freelance Financial Consultant presenting financial consultancy in fields of business plans, due diligence, mergers & acquisitions, & some other special missions as required from Private Equity client’s in different business sectors



MBA - Management, Collins University, California, USA 2010

Bachelor of Commerce, Major Accounting, Cairo University, Egypt 1988 Certification

Certified Public Accountant, by the Egyptian Board for Accountants & Auditors 1991 Professional Development

L.O.B.A.C. (Local Office Basic Accounting course)

F.A.S.T.S. I, (Firm wide Audit staff training school)

Experienced Staff Assistant Skills

Prepare for In-charge Responsibilities - Modules: Planning, Project Management & Supervisory Skills

European banking basic industry training school

F.A.S.T.S. II, (Firm Wide Audit Staff Training School)

Banking Systems &Methodology: Cross orientation for all Arab International Bank Operations


Efficient Finance Management

Presentation skills

EBI Instructional Standards & Methodology (Training of Trainers)

Professional Affiliation

Member of Arab Management Association AMA, Cairo, Egypt Personal Dossier

Date of Birth :22nd January 1964

Languages Known :English, Arabic and French

Nationality :Egyptian

Marital Status :Married & 3 dependents

Passport Details :A06547148 valid till 2019

Reference Available on Request

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